Large Colour Display
The 5-inch screen is highly visible and easy to read due the vivid colour palette.
Smooth Rotary Controller
Adjust your course with ease using the rotary controller, with push to enter functionality.
Easy To Use Interface
An intuitive user interface, designed by captains, with simple menus and dedicated keys ensures that you can alter course and find the information you need quickly and easily.
Rudder Interface Options
Comprehensive range of rudder support options, including dual rudder.
Interfaces with jets and thrusters.
CAN Bus & NMEA0183®
Network the AP70 via industry standard connectors for ease and simplicity.
Optional Remote Joystick
Choose from a range of optional joysticks and remote levers to enhance your steering experience.
Simrad Yachting Build
Made from ruggedized aluminium, the AP70 is not only feature packed, but also highly durable.
Certified to IPX4
16-bit color bonded TFT
Display Resolution [pixels x pixels]
480 x 480
Display Size [mm]
Epoxy coated seawater-resistant aluminium
0 - +55°C
Operating Temperature Stored
-32 - +70°C
Product Height [mm]
Product Depth [mm]
230 mm / 9.1 in
144 mm / 5.7 in
1.2 kg / 2.6 lbs
Can Bus. Ethernet (for software update)
0.7/0.4A at 12V DC 0.4/0.3A at 24 V DC backlight full/off
Power Supply (Supply Voltage)
12/24 V DC +10% -30%
NMEA 2000 Load Equivalency Number
Rudder Angle Bar Graph
Course Change Rotary Knob
Heading Capture In Turns
Multiple Compass Input
NFU Power Steering
Off Course Alarm
Remote Station Lock
Rudder Angle Calibration
Dynamic error (x secant latitude)
Follow Up Rate
Settle point error (x secant latitude)
System Selector Interface (Manual/Auto steering)
System Monitoring Alarms
Dedicated Mode Keys